The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 295 307 351
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +44
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 420 418 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.94% 0.85% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 3.32% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 344 280 163
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £87,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
SC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11341 12599 11271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.44% 25.72% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9220 10129 9196
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in London

SC Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +4 71 £56,250 +2.27% 19
Hammersmith +2 2 £40,000 -
Greenford -3 2 £55,000 +42.85%
New Malden - 2 - -
Wembley +1 1 £47,500 -
Feltham - 1 £41,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £37,500 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 873 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 201 (23.02%) DV Cleared
3 168 (19.24%) Cisco
4 164 (18.79%) Windows
5 156 (17.87%) Firewall
6 153 (17.53%) Microsoft
7 145 (16.61%) Cisco Certification
8 142 (16.27%) ITIL
9 128 (14.66%) Degree
10 123 (14.09%) Agile Software Development
11 117 (13.40%) Oracle
12 114 (13.06%) Finance
13 109 (12.49%) C
14 99 (11.34%) WAN
15 96 (11.00%) CheckPoint
16 95 (10.88%) Juniper
17 94 (10.77%) LAN
18 91 (10.42%) SQL Server
19 88 (10.08%) Java
19 88 (10.08%) VMware
20 87 (9.97%) .NET
20 87 (9.97%) CCNP
21 86 (9.85%) Wireless
22 85 (9.74%) Information Security
22 85 (9.74%) CCNA
23 83 (9.51%) C#
24 80 (9.16%) SQL
25 79 (9.05%) MS Excel
26 74 (8.48%) Telecoms
27 73 (8.36%) UNIX

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 68 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 41 (4.70%) IIS
3 37 (4.24%) SharePoint 2010
4 33 (3.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 32 (3.67%) BizTalk Server
6 27 (3.09%) Lync
7 21 (2.41%) MS Exchange
8 16 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (1.72%) WebLogic
10 14 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (1.37%) Node.js
11 12 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (1.37%) CMS
12 10 (1.15%) JBoss
12 10 (1.15%) Umbraco
13 8 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
13 8 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
14 7 (0.80%) Apache
14 7 (0.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 79 (9.05%) MS Excel
2 36 (4.12%) MS Office
3 10 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.80%) MS Project
4 7 (0.80%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 37 (4.24%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 29 (3.32%) Oracle EBS R12
4 28 (3.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 12 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.69%) Oracle 11i
9 5 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
10 4 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
11 3 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
11 3 (0.34%) LabWindows
11 3 (0.34%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 2 (0.23%) Oracle iProcurement
12 2 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
12 2 (0.23%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 2 (0.23%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.72%) Office 365
3 8 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.46%) SaaS
4 4 (0.46%) PaaS
5 3 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.34%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.11%) Yammer
6 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 156 (17.87%) Firewall
2 99 (11.34%) WAN
3 94 (10.77%) LAN
4 86 (9.85%) Wireless
5 35 (4.01%) MPLS
6 34 (3.89%) Wireless Security
7 33 (3.78%) Network Security
8 32 (3.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 31 (3.55%) Cisco ASA
9 31 (3.55%) VoIP
10 30 (3.44%) SNMP
10 30 (3.44%) SAN
11 27 (3.09%) OSPF
11 27 (3.09%) BGP
12 23 (2.63%) DNS
13 21 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
13 21 (2.41%) IP Telephony
14 20 (2.29%) Ethernet
15 19 (2.18%) Gigabit Ethernet
15 19 (2.18%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 58 (6.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (4.47%) Oracle Database
4 32 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (3.32%) MySQL
6 28 (3.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 28 (3.21%) Relational Database
7 27 (3.09%) Oracle Exadata
8 24 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (2.52%) MongoDB
10 21 (2.41%) RDBMS
10 21 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (2.18%) Big Data
12 13 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (1.15%) Hadoop
15 9 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
15 9 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (0.92%) Mahout
16 8 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (4.12%) Visual Studio
2 20 (2.29%) NUnit
2 20 (2.29%) CruiseControl
2 20 (2.29%) MSBuild
3 19 (2.18%) Visual Studio Team System
4 17 (1.95%) Selenium
4 17 (1.95%) Git (software)
5 13 (1.49%) Rational DOORS
6 12 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (1.26%) Cucumber
8 10 (1.15%) Jenkins
9 9 (1.03%) WebDriver
10 7 (0.80%) Maven
11 6 (0.69%) Rational Performance Tester
11 6 (0.69%) JMeter
11 6 (0.69%) Mockito
12 3 (0.34%) Yeoman
12 3 (0.34%) JUnit
12 3 (0.34%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 114 (13.06%) Finance
2 74 (8.48%) Telecoms
3 45 (5.15%) Retail
4 21 (2.41%) Banking
5 20 (2.29%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.37%) Military
7 11 (1.26%) Legal
8 9 (1.03%) Advertising
9 8 (0.92%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.57%) Electronics
10 5 (0.57%) Marketing
11 4 (0.46%) Law
12 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.34%) Local Government
12 3 (0.34%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.23%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.11%) Back Office
14 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 145 (16.61%) Consultant
2 110 (12.60%) Architect
3 80 (9.16%) Developer
4 60 (6.87%) Network Engineer
5 59 (6.76%) Analyst
6 56 (6.41%) Security Consultant
7 34 (3.89%) Technical Architect
8 33 (3.78%) .NET Developer
9 32 (3.67%) Project Manager
10 28 (3.21%) Systems Engineer
11 27 (3.09%) DBA
12 23 (2.63%) Tester
12 23 (2.63%) Programme Manager
13 22 (2.52%) Business Analyst
13 22 (2.52%) Test Analyst
14 21 (2.41%) Test Manager
15 20 (2.29%) Support Engineer
16 19 (2.18%) Oracle Technical Architect
16 19 (2.18%) Security Architect
16 19 (2.18%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (9.97%) .NET
2 68 (7.79%) HTML
3 67 (7.67%) CSS
4 66 (7.56%) ASP.NET
5 46 (5.27%) Middleware
5 46 (5.27%) .NET Framework
6 45 (5.15%) WCF
7 42 (4.81%) J2EE
8 40 (4.58%) Entity Framework
9 34 (3.89%) Oracle Fusion
10 30 (3.44%) Web Services
11 29 (3.32%) HTML5
12 28 (3.21%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
13 25 (2.86%) CSS3
14 20 (2.29%) jQuery
15 18 (2.06%) Spring
16 15 (1.72%) Hibernate
16 15 (1.72%) ADO.NET
17 13 (1.49%) AngularJS
18 12 (1.37%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 58 (6.64%) Data Centre
2 50 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (3.21%) Computer Science
4 27 (3.09%) Oracle Exalogic
5 25 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 24 (2.75%) PKI
7 22 (2.52%) CESG
8 21 (2.41%) Visualisation
9 19 (2.18%) Clustering
10 17 (1.95%) GIS
11 16 (1.83%) Replication
11 16 (1.83%) Mobile App
12 13 (1.49%) Life Science
13 9 (1.03%) Private Cloud
14 6 (0.69%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.69%) Social Media
14 6 (0.69%) RMADS
14 6 (0.69%) Blackberry
15 5 (0.57%) CESG CLAS
15 5 (0.57%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 164 (18.79%) Windows
2 73 (8.36%) UNIX
3 71 (8.13%) Linux
4 37 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (2.29%) Windows 7
7 16 (1.83%) Solaris
8 13 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.03%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.92%) CentOS
11 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.23%) AIX
11 2 (0.23%) HPUX
11 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.11%) SUSE
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Scientific Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (16.27%) ITIL
2 123 (14.09%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (9.74%) Information Security
4 62 (7.10%) Service Management
4 62 (7.10%) Change Management
5 60 (6.87%) PRINCE2
6 58 (6.64%) Cyber Security
7 57 (6.53%) CRM
8 52 (5.96%) Risk Management
8 52 (5.96%) Change Control
9 50 (5.73%) MVC
10 47 (5.38%) Penetration Testing
10 47 (5.38%) Analytics
11 46 (5.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 44 (5.04%) Project Management
13 43 (4.93%) Service Delivery
13 43 (4.93%) Software Engineering
14 41 (4.70%) Business Intelligence
15 40 (4.58%) Scrum
15 40 (4.58%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 109 (12.49%) C
2 88 (10.08%) Java
3 83 (9.51%) C#
4 80 (9.16%) SQL
5 69 (7.90%) JavaScript
6 35 (4.01%) C++
7 33 (3.78%) Ruby
8 25 (2.86%) Python
9 21 (2.41%) Perl
10 19 (2.18%) PHP
10 19 (2.18%) PL/SQL
11 18 (2.06%) Bash Shell
12 15 (1.72%) T-SQL
13 11 (1.26%) VB.NET
14 8 (0.92%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.80%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.46%) VBScript
17 3 (0.34%) VBA
17 3 (0.34%) Scala
17 3 (0.34%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 873 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 201 (23.02%) DV Cleared
3 145 (16.61%) Cisco Certification
4 128 (14.66%) Degree
5 87 (9.97%) CCNP
6 85 (9.74%) CCNA
7 49 (5.61%) CCSA
8 42 (4.81%) CISSP
9 38 (4.35%) ISTQB
10 34 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
11 32 (3.67%) CCIE
12 28 (3.21%) CISM
13 26 (2.98%) ISEB
14 20 (2.29%) MCSE
15 19 (2.18%) CCSE
16 17 (1.95%) HP APS
17 15 (1.72%) CCDP
18 14 (1.60%) MCTS
19 12 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 12 (1.37%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (4.01%) SLA
3 21 (2.41%) QA
4 10 (1.15%) JSP 440
4 10 (1.15%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.03%) COBIT
6 4 (0.46%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.23%) BS7799
8 2 (0.23%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.11%) GPG13
System Software
1 65 (7.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (5.15%) Active Directory
3 33 (3.78%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.83%) XenApp
5 12 (1.37%) VMware ESX
6 11 (1.26%) XenDesktop
7 10 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (0.80%) Firmware
10 6 (0.69%) Snort
10 6 (0.69%) Oracle Clusterware
11 5 (0.57%) vCloud
11 5 (0.57%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.57%) vSphere
12 4 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.34%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.23%) pfSense
14 2 (0.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 23 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
2 18 (2.06%) OpenView
3 13 (1.49%) SCCM
4 11 (1.26%) Data Guard
5 10 (1.15%) SCOM
5 10 (1.15%) Puppet
6 9 (1.03%) NetBackup
7 7 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.46%) OSSEC
9 4 (0.46%) Nessus
9 4 (0.46%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.46%) ARCserve
9 4 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
9 4 (0.46%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.46%) Oracle Flashback
10 3 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (0.34%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 168 (19.24%) Cisco
2 153 (17.53%) Microsoft
3 117 (13.40%) Oracle
4 96 (11.00%) CheckPoint
5 95 (10.88%) Juniper
6 88 (10.08%) VMware
7 66 (7.56%) HP
8 51 (5.84%) F5
9 49 (5.61%) Remedy
10 30 (3.44%) Citrix
11 23 (2.63%) IBM
12 21 (2.41%) McAfee
13 19 (2.18%) 3Com
13 19 (2.18%) Nokia
14 18 (2.06%) NetApp
14 18 (2.06%) EMC
14 18 (2.06%) BMC
15 16 (1.83%) SAP
16 15 (1.72%) Red Hat
17 14 (1.60%) Symantec
South East London
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: Up to £65 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Sciences Corporation
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £60,000- 85,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £35,000- 65,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £61000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 - £65 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40 000 to £90 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60 000 to £70 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000k - £90,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Online Recruitment Corporation Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £70,000 + strong benefits
Posted: 4 days ago